Ahh, summer. It' the season where you will try anything to beat the heat -- like these simple tricks.

From a cookie bowl sundae and noodle beverage boat to watermelon pops and water balloons, these hacks offer pretty simple ways to keep cool as the thermometer climbs on those long summer days.

Whether you love summer or hate it, these hacks may be worth trying on those lazy days when you've got all the time in the world -- or those not-so-lazy days, when you're in hurry and still need to show the scorching weather you can deal with it.

Give these a try and decide for yourself if they pass the muster or if it's nothing more than bunk while you hold out for the weather to cool off come autumn.

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